Asian Americans: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

John Oliver discusses the large and diverse group of people who fall under the term “Asian American”, the history of the model minority stereotype, and why our conversations on the subject need to be better-informed.

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  1. Kevin McLendon

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    but please AAPI please keep marrying white men, you're doing great. idiots!

  2. Joe Mar De Ynchausti

    Joe Mar De Ynchausti

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    Too bad that this is too long for those that don't believe that systemic racism exist.

  3. RED HANDED

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    Good but a lil confusing..

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  6. Mitch Johnson

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    This someone that hates white Americans.

  7. KerosBack

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    I'm an Asian that's lived most my life in America. When he brought up the name a well-known asian american question, I drew a blank. All I could think was maybe ProZD? And sure, I felt that my parents experienced this a lot and put it on me when I was younger, but I don't think we feel the pressure as much in the newer generations, and I think things will change. I know many asian american friends and they're not stressing over GPAs, many even adapted the "C's get degrees" motto common among college students. I think it was a good segment, but I think there's definitely a difference between the view looking inside the box and the view from being inside the box. In this sense I don't think the college student tallking about GPA and studies was the best example, and I don't think it should be presented as seriously as it was. Sure, our parents are strict, and maybe some of that is reflective of the stereotype, but honestly it's something I think any college student faces regardless of race. Many Asian Americans have it worse than other Asian Americans. Where I grew up in, I was lucky I have never heard of any racist acts towards asian americans and I've never personally experienced it. We are in this broad category that assigns us this weird stereotype that's not easy to handle, but we can speak for ourselves. We're not just sitting and taking what is said to us anymore. Like most countries, and perhaps worse than other countries, America has its racial dark history. My great great relatives were taken over by the Japanese and it took a while before we were treated as people, even though there are still tensions to this day. I think that leaves permanent damage on a society.

  8. S W

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    The sooner you embrace your own culture, the sooner you can free yourself from cultural confusion. Anglo-Saxon colonialism is the source of turmoil in the entire world, from which you can’t find anything to be proud of. Don't let this ideology of bandit take your mind and don't let this garbage called identity politics fool you.

  9. Chico Dust-E

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    I think most Americans wouldn't think of Kamala as asian American is because she's black when it suits her and asian when it's beneficial. So nobody actually knows what to call her.

  10. Current King

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  11. Allen Oka

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    a person told my Japanese dad that his parents were interned in concentration camps during WWII "for their own safety". "they should be glad they got to go there, otherwise, they would have been subjected to violence." my dad said "when you are protecting something, you put a fence around it. then you have people with guns standing guard. If it was for their protection, why were the guns pointed inward?". My grandparents' family owned a farm and they were very lucky to have a white neighbor who offered to watch over it and keep their property from being ransacked or damaged while they were in the camps so that they would have something to come back to.

  12. R D

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    It's terrible when people try to equate all Asians with Chinese CCP. I think the violent attacks on Asian Americans and the racism exhibited against them are terrible. also, this might sound crazy if you haven't been paying attention but it was on my mind... Chinese CCP have infiltrated key companies/orgs/positions through funding/investing, bribes, subversion of education, social media manipulation, sophisticated hacks of government-private sector - utility systems. (funding talk show programs, funding movies*, funding *NBA*... caught bribing university prof to steal research, caught stealing jet technology during Clinton admin) . They literally added parts to covid to make it more infectious -called gain of function. *dare you to look up Pig-Monkey Chimeras Were Created in China *They(CCP) ARE AT WAR with the US. Despite most media acting like everything is fine.* A country that will use genocide against a group they don't like(current events Uyghur Muslims) besides their Mao revolution, they would stop at nothing from crippling their enemy, and subverting *democracy*(HK take over). PLEASE READ: THE ART OF WAR, Here is a few short excerpts: - All warfare is based on deception. - Hence, when able to attack, we must seem unable; when using our forces, we must seem inactive; when we are near, we must make the enemy believe we are far away; when far away, we must make him believe we are near. - Hold out baits to entice the enemy. Feign disorder, and crush him - If he is secure at all points, be prepared for him. If he is in superior strength, evade him - If your opponent is of choleric temper, seek to irritate him. Pretend to be weak, that he may grow arrogant. - If his forces are united, separate them. - Attack him where he is unprepared, appear where you are not expected. - *Hence to fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting* - Therefore the skillful leader subdues the enemy's troops without any fighting; he captures their cities without laying siege to them; he overthrows their kingdom without lengthy operations in the field.

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  14. john biondi

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    If you're just going to listen to guys like this, also listen to guys like Thomas Sowell or Ben Shapiro. Get both sides please. All are biased.

  15. Vin S

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    It makes no sense to talk about Bhutanese Americans as a rebuttal to the model minority stereotype when they are a small, small sliver of the group. 61% of Asians are either Chinese, Indian, or Filipino. If you include Vietnamese, Korean, and Japanese, you get to 85%. Of course there are going to be outlier groups. But what is true for the majority of Asians? He deliberately avoided that topic.

  16. Jian Guan

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  17. OreO

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    talks about asians, doesnt talk about the number 1 issue of legal discrimination against asians, affirmative action 🤡

    • john biondi

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      Absolutely right.

  18. Nemiloš zorkA

    Nemiloš zorkA

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    There are "Afro-Americans", "Asian-Americans", "Latino-Americans"...what about "Euro-Americans"?

  19. Mike Hauncho

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    So wouldn't this fall under "whitesplaining"? An straight white male telling us what Asian is. If White America formed the "model citizen" idea, then why are the Japanese in Japan very business and success focused? And why are Asian all over the world hard working, business minded people? Maybe it has nothing to do with white people. John Oliver is just a self loathing liberal, the only group in the world with a negative view of their own people.

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  21. Casper Malmborg

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    Completely brushing over the fact that the vast majority of attacks against Asian-Americans are carried out by African-Americans? Are you frightened of telling the truth?

  22. Oxeye

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    It's good that most people aren't racist or woke enough to constantly think about the differences between people..

  23. Anna Dibba

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    oh we know the kind of men these judges send to jail..i bet some people want black people to disappear like the native americans (never see them prominently in movies, sports, music, politics, etc)..nah- we will continue causing as much noise as we possibly can to get what you have in equal spheres

  24. Liberal Hypocrite

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    It's pretty hilarious that oliver doesn't think that believing in critical race theory is racist. Race theory is the definition of racism👌

    • Xander Crews

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      Of course he doesn’t, name one time when he hasn’t backed a far left idea.

  25. liamdude5

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    I'm surprised John isn't one of those people who think we don't care about mental health because we wear masks and a very small number of people can have PTSD flashbacks to being abused at the sight of masks

  26. liamdude5

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    #BlueLivesMatter

  27. Jee Eun Jang

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    Nothing spectacularly wrong about Andrew Yang other than that he uncomfortably reinforces the typical Asian stereotypes too much... Yo it's 2021.

  28. Izebelle Blue

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    Much Love from Fairfield County CT :)i(:

  29. jamaican sensation

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    I thought Kamala Harris was African American like she kept telling us 🙄

  30. Erasure Head

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    No, its joe mama

  31. papachongo

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    Same goes for Latinos, Africans European can you add that in the mix and be more inclusive

  32. papachongo

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    I'll like to see historical trend...I bet you it was a democratic senate/congress

  33. Todd Anderson

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    An entire video about Asian racism that builds to John expectedly creating a hit piece against an Asian candidate that he doesn't like. Sarcastic slow clap.

  34. Ismaldo Duarte

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    Can you make a video about wall street, amc,gme darl pools etc

  35. Everybody Draw Mohammed Day

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    13:38 Best definition of "the pursuit of happiness".

  36. Daigo Shirase

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    Warrior series on HBO is a pretty accurate representation of the Asian-American experience in San Francisco during the late 1880’s. nonet.info/glo/video/bWN2np5nqM2MqK0 Such a great series, I enjoyed it more than the last season of Game of Thrones. 😂

  37. Sanaya Shimry

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    John. John, listen to me. Listen. You have dozens, if not hundreds of fans in Maldives (check our population, it's a significant percentage). And I'M your biggest fan. I'm ready to fight Karim for the title.

  38. DIVYANSHU PARIHAR

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    I alway wanted to come to america but thenni heard about your gun laws , now i am planning to change my mind seriously

  39. Sarah Seng

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    Many amierican think all black & white people are bone in here, but many African & European are coming to American illegally.

  40. Roberto Figueiredo

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    BACK THE BLUE!!!

  41. dolita windo

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    I secretly hope that's an actual Kareem who's a fan of the show.

  42. Winterlilikoi 189

    Winterlilikoi 189

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    Thanks for covering Asian-Americans!

  43. Sam I Am

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    This video keeps coming up on my auto play over and over again despite having watched it already. Literally after every single video I watch no matter the content this video plays next.

  44. Gordo dalgado

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    so Asians are very diversified group, but white people are just white

    • Winterlilikoi 189

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      White Americans are generally more cohesive than Asian Americans are. A lot of Asian Americans still have extensive ties to their ancestral country.

  45. Bouhemian

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    "They had just been on the best boat and it fucking sucked" had me in stitches.

    • dolita windo

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      the Asian American suicide rate is lower, than it would make sense for there to be less mental health usage.

  46. D C

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    Thank you our white savior but sorry, but we don't claim the race kam-eleon as asian.

  47. Kristijan Fidanovski

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    The phrase "model minority" is bullshit, but the fact remains that Asian Americans do much better in school than all other ethnic groups. So one of the things that really hurt them is affirmative action at universities. But I guess it wasn't convenient for John Oliver to bash affirmative action.

  48. Yesnog05

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    I'm Japanese-American (half Filipino and half Japanese). Everytime I visit the Philippines and Japan and reconnect with extended family and my roots, I find it very humbling, but at the same time, very lonely as an Asian-Americans are too American to be Asian and too Asian to be American on both sides. Thank you so much for bringing this issue up and educate others in our struggle.

  49. Nduhiu Muthigani Njama

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    Why God why did you time into a sympathetic little pleb, your show sucks now

  50. joy boy

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    I am asian but my race is caucasian, can american notice this😂😂😂

  51. Abhijeet Sharma

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    It's not just limited to USA this model minority trickles down to my country where everyone should to good at their job involving global audience n go extra miles as if its expected frm Asians.

  52. Phelip Barros Peixoto

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    I've been blessed with much to be expected.

  53. M0useover Micro

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    This same cycle happened to varied European Americans as well. As an Irish American, whose family experience was vastly different than the British and French colonial masters, I would love not to be looked at as a monolith because my skin is "white."

  54. cybergod09

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    John, we're all about racial equality, at least the kind of person who would watch your show, but I'm sorry to say you've become kind of a snowflake lately, every single show you have done since the season has started up again has been about white supremacy and white racism, I just wanted to point out that at the end of this video you actually played a clip of an Asian American man stating that people should be looked at as individuals and not by the stereotypes of their race, a comment to which you agreed to immediately after playing that clip but I wanted to bring to your attention that in this video and pretty much all the previous videos that you've done in this season where you're constantly talking about white supremacy you yourself have very hypocritically been comparing essentially all white people to being white supremacists, I just wanted to bring that to your attention because if there's one thing I hate it's a hypocrite also maybe you don't want to jump on the white hatred bandwagon just to make yourself as an individual look good try and show a little backbone to your own race, we can address racism in this country without making all white people look like racists or constantly beating white people over the head with the mistakes of their past rather than solutions for the future white people are no more perfect than any other race and we do have quite a few shortcomings but stop trying to make all of us out to look evil that's not social equality that's reallocation of hatred... And I know if you ever read this comment or any number of other people who may very well read it he'll automatically interpret what I'm saying is me being racist in some way or try to make me out to look racist simply because I don't agree with some of what you're saying, but just so you're aware I have Asian American friends, I have black friends, and I have Hispanic friends, I've never looked at any of them as anything less than equal and they have never looked at me as anything less than equal that is true social equality not this constant rhetoric that you're pedaling that makes it look like I as a person simply being born White somehow owes all the races of the world other than my own some type of penance because I have the same skin color of someone who previously treated them like assholes, I have never wronged another race for racial reasons and I'm not going to apologize for something I have not done... What you're doing is not creating social equality but rather you're widening the gap that separates some of us...

  55. Hasan Unlu

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    Lame….and in fact, a couple episodes ago lame,…you’re sinking dude and I’m sad4U

  56. James Henry Smith

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    Not just AAPI people. Remember that Native Americans came across the Bering Strait Landbridge from Korea, Siberia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Southeast Asia, China, Taiwan etc.! Even the languages have been matched. Korean to Hopi, Navajo and Quechua and Warao. Sioux to Japanese. Kazakh to Algonquin. Ket also suggested. Aztec and Mayan to Filipino. Thai to Inuktitut. Nivkh to Aleutian (perhaps).

  57. Plasmaburndeath

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    Disappointed that John Oliver didn't get the Bee Mascot on his show, he always does that. I think this is a sign of the end times.

  58. James Henry Smith

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    Not just AAPI people. Remember that the Native Americans came across the Bering Strait Landbridge from Korea, Siberia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Southeast Asia, China, Taiwan etc.!

  59. Elemental King

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    At 22:40 you deceptively use a statistic to support your argument that "that kind of pressure can do real damage" when describing how the leading cause of death for Asian Americans between the ages of 15-24 is suicide. Here is why you are wrong (according to the cdc/nchs at url: www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/hestat/suicide/rates_1999_2017.pdf" ): You claim that this is the result of expectations for Asian Americans "being too much to bear"; however, the rate of suicide in 2017 for "Non-Hispanic white" men age 15-24 is 27.2 while "Non-Hispanic Asian or Pacific Islander" men age 15-24 is 16.9. That shows the rate of suicide in white men to be higher. For "Non-Hispanic white" females age 15-24 the rate is 6.4 to the respective "Non-Hispanic Asian or Pacific Islander" rate of 6.6. Overall showing an increased rate of suicide for white men of 10.3 percentage points while white women have a decreased rate of 0.2. That is hardly a significant increase in the Asian American population's suicide rate. It appears to be a decrease compared to the white population. The way you present the statistic appears to be disingenuous. Instead of comparing the rate of deaths you simply state it as being high. Then you compare Asian American mental health usage to the usage by other ethnicities as being problematically lower, but if the Asian American suicide rate is lower, than it would make sense for there to be less mental health usage.

  60. hsun79

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    As an Asian American, people should know that its actually even more rude to ask where I’m “originally” from. I would rather you just ask me what my ethnicity is, if that’s what you want to know. It’s not racist to ask what a person’s ethnicity or race is. It’s racist to assume that an Asian can’t be from America.

    • jamaican sensation

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      This the most ridiculous explanation I've seen about this.

  61. Tammie Heazlit

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    I don't think most american folks understand what is all encompassed by the term "Asian" let alone "Asian Americans". It's a huge area w significant differences in cultures.

  62. Javi etc

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    'Fuck you America' for the last time LOL

  63. uberfu

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    Desegregating the Data -- What are the raw numbers ? Get off the percentages -- showing the percentages makes it come across as if you're skewing the data to fit your epidemic narrative: According to the 2010 Census -- there are 25,000 Mongol-Americans in the US. Sooo ... 25% of 25k = 6250 Mongol-Americans living in poverty. It's funny how this story flops a bit when you look at the actual raw numbers isntead of the huge scary percentages. The numbers go up a bit when you breakdown teh Burmese-Americans he mentions: 2010 census shows ~193,036 Burmese-Americans. 25% of thatg is 49,259. So yeah 49k still looks like a big number (if they're all grouped together in a small localized area -- but the 48 contiguous states is around ~3 Million square miles -- still kind of waters down the numbers). Yes even John Oliver twists the information to support his show.

    • uberfu

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      And the irony of all of this is that Britrish guy is talking about this -- Brits oppressed many cultures around the world for longer than the US has been a nation.

  64. o77eh

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    And yet he had to get some slams on Andrew Yang in, one of the most popular politicians in America... Go Corporate or Go Home, eh John?

    • cheesenut pea

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      Yang is the embodiment of being a goody two shoes Asian. And he even enforced the stereotype as part of his campaign. It's all political strategy, but in the bigger scope he is just abiding by the masters.

    • Allen Oka

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      i dont think that what Yang said was particularly bad. at this point in time, it is very difficult to walk the tightrope that is politics. you cannot say something that tries to appease to everyone without someone thinking you're a tool.

  65. le hongcong

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    The abstracted museum affectively dislike because butane preferably shave on a jumpy wave. jobless, cowardly belief

  66. uberfu

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    Kamala Harris -- unless she tells you -- she looks hispanic -- it's the equivalent of pointing out the Barrack Obama is actually half white. From some angles she looks like she might potentially have asian ancestry but without point blank asking her - its actually rather diffiult just to state "Kamala's asian".

  67. Redford Lee

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    Is it me or America is just so fucking racist

  68. SoTzipporah

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    This same model minority applies to Jewish people. And a lot of the points are similar. Including the “nice” stereotypes and the legislation designed to prevent immigration

    • SoTzipporah

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      As well as the recent rise in hatred.

  69. Skyler Parry

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    I have a friend who emigrated from Japan. His family had all the young kids pick an “American” name to fit in more. What’s sad is that I can tell he loves his original name more. I call him Tak short for Takeshi and he definitely prefers that but everyone calls him Tyson including his family. It’s sad what some Asian Americans need to do to feel American.

  70. Lucas O'Keefe

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    I mean, I can think of a lot of reasons to beat up a car. Schmuck driving it cut you off your exit by driving through the emergency lane in traffic? It's some german car triple parked across your designated parking spot? A celebrity in a pink Rolls Royce loudly complaining about -anything-? Maybe a jacked up brodozer with a blue lives matter sticker and truck nuts waving an AR-15 in the air? The car in question is a Morris Marina? What if the vehicle has a vanity plate that says "KAREN"? All valid reasons to beat up a car, frankly. If not the owner. Doesn't matter who they are or where they're from!

  71. rettwoods

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    Guess who's also Asian, Russians. I had a russian friend try to join an Asian American club, but was rejected. He wasn't hurt or anything, just thought it kind of highlighted the flaw in terminology.

  72. Karl Starhemberg

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    I wonder when you are gonna make the same argument for "Afro" Americans

  73. Rene N

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    Andrew Yang/Chang?

  74. Elaine Ng

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  75. Swift

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    16:52 the only reason to beat up a Car is when you're inside hiding from covid, reality, and you're poor life choices Playing Streetfighter..

  76. visionary911

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    Although I like how Oliver tries to look at the bigger picture of things, I believe that majority of Asian successes primarily comes from tradition and culture. My family insisted I take after school private tutoring for the SAT even though they didn't have money at the time. This is a similar case to a lot of my other Asian colleagues, whether they were Korean, Chinese, indian, Pakistani, etc. This kind of expectations and the culture surrounding education and conservatism may lead to a lot of pressure on Asian youth, which is what I believe is the leading cause of suicide of Asian youth. Mental health also has a stigma in Asian culture and that is probably why most of us don't seek therapy or mental help. I'm sure white supremacy has had SOME part in the problems we face in America, but we also have to look inward into our culture and fix the problems as well.

    • cheesenut pea

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      It's co-created.

    • Winterlilikoi 189

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      While culture does play a huge role, I still think the greatest factor is due to: 1. Asians having been historically treated better. 2. Many of the Asian immigrants being from the upper class.

  77. wnnalis cioov

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    Is it bad that when he asked for famous joes my first response was was “joe mama”?

  78. MghUnit407

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    Is Taiwan a country?

  79. Fn A

    Fn A

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    Say his name, David Dorn.

  80. Jonathan Mui

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    We are considered the "model" minority.....

  81. Jen Won

    Jen Won

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    Information was a bit of an echo-chamber of everything that was out there but it's one of the rare instances MSM tried to cover Asian American community respectfully.

    • wnnalis cioov

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      for the platform he gives minorities and the light that is being shed on injustices

  82. maylin10001

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    Asian are average better at math is not a stereotype but a fact. It is rooted in the culture to value math skills. whichschooladvisor.com/thailand/school-news/singapore-tops-global-science-and-maths-rankings

  83. Byron S

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    A good stereotype??? that's a new one for me.

  84. Md Ariful Islam

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    Japan and Korea among many others doesn't give citizenship to workers from other "Asian" and " Indian" and many other nations. So??? Everyone's a hypocrite for their tribe!!🙄🙄

  85. sharad chandakacherla

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    Wuhan virus , racist Indian variant, just geography No racism there ryt ?

  86. yake222

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    Joe "Bad Take" Rogan

  87. Diego Lovell

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    No such thing as a Caucasian American think about it 😂😂😂

  88. Joni Kesti

    Joni Kesti

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    Here's something to casually talk about with people: Let's take a DNA test together! They cost like 100 bucks/euros. Let's see where we are from and where our parents are from, and their parents, and their parents. No? Why not? I thought you were proud of your heritage and interested in knowing your true origins. Oh well... shall we talk about something else than race and nationality?

  89. rsacode

    rsacode

    Dag siden

    People think of Kamala Harris as black - also - I feel it's good that people don't automatically think of her because it means thats not the first thing people think of when considering her. We don't want a focus on race...

  90. walk short

    walk short

    Dag siden

    when did kamala turn into an asian american? because she and every other democrat liberal talks like shes black? another dumb idiotic video from john john

  91. Annemarie Barthelmay

    Annemarie Barthelmay

    Dag siden

    Education in this country truly sucks lemon's. Most Americans don't even know what country is part of Asia. That's why they never thought of Vice president Kamala Harris. 🙄

  92. jacky mai

    jacky mai

    Dag siden

    The flippant wrench dfly sack because garlic optionally arrive to a impartial noise. boring, super invention

  93. Gene Costanza

    Gene Costanza

    Dag siden

    America's #1! In racism, hate, prejudice, ignorance, stupidity, and macho bravado.

  94. Fruity Pebbles

    Fruity Pebbles

    Dag siden

    You know someone out there is going to make a video that exposes KFC as the source of chicken pox.

  95. Naomi Ben-nett

    Naomi Ben-nett

    Dag siden

    I wonder if John is also going to talk about Jews and the rising anti-semitism? Or do Jews just not fit the leftist requirements for minorities ... 🧐 But other then that - very grateful for the platform he gives minorities and the light that is being shed on injustices

    • Xander Crews

      Xander Crews

      9 timer siden

      Remember when a Rabbi & guests were killed in NY during Hanukkah 2 yrs ago? It’d be easy to forget since the media glossed over it bc the shooter was a Black Israelite. The selective outrage is what drives so many people apart

  96. Screwtape

    Screwtape

    Dag siden

    Joe mama

  97. Frank Drebbin

    Frank Drebbin

    Dag siden

    @ 12:00 -- So nice to get a "Helping Hand" so soon after getting a "Clobbering Hand"!!!

  98. mel lee

    mel lee

    Dag siden

    I’m only half way through so far but incase I forget, you must distinguish for Filipinos that America was an invading, occupying, colonial power in the Philippines 1898-1946

    • mel lee

      mel lee

      Dag siden

      ... so when we discuss the vested interests of American industrial complexes in Asia itself, the creation of minority myths and invasions into greater Asian territories have been strategic about resource extraction and profit. So framed as a race relations issue, white=capitalism, not so much white=skin. This is important. Race relations becomes a smoke screen to play into tribalistic loyalties otherwise

  99. Kelly Green

    Kelly Green

    Dag siden

    Well,, in the “good” ole days, EVERYONE who attended school, learned the lies of so-called “white” history. Even, the art was “white” looking! Nobody else had history that couldn’t be taught in two class sessions. That how some of the, “white ppl”of today, can fix their mouths to say, they can’t know the pain other ppl because they are “white!!!?”

  100. seth w

    seth w

    Dag siden

    There is no such thing as Asian American, or African American. If you are a legal U.S. citizen you are an American, period! Nothing more needs to be said. Should everyone else the label and wrap their identity in being: European Americans, Australian Americans, or South American Americans? This video is lunacy! Let us listen to the words of a wise man instead "I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character." -Martin Luther King, Jr.

    • Cal Guy

      Cal Guy

      Dag siden

      "Should everyone else the label and wrap their identity in being: European Americans, Australian Americans, or South American Americans?" You've never met an American of, say, Italian ancestry, who will refer to him or herself as Italian?

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